Lydia Shire, left, and Jenny Johnson judged offerings from Boston- and New York-based food trucks at the Foodtruck Throwdown in Dewey Square. (Kayana Szymczak for the Boston Globe)
Lydia Shire, left, and Jenny Johnson judged offerings from Boston- and New York-based food trucks at the Foodtruck Throwdown in Dewey Square. (Kayana Szymczak for the Boston Globe)

Celebrated chef Lydia Shire and “TV Diner” producer Jenny Johnson (above right, with Shire) were among the judges at this weekend’s Foodtruck Throwdown in Dewey Square, a competition pitting food trucks from Boston and New York against each other. A scrumptious time was had by all.

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